10 Amazing Facts About Belgium That Most People Don’t Know

International Presence

As was mentioned previously, Brussels (a city in Belgium) has a massive international presence, with over 120 international governmental organizations and 1400 NGO’s located within the city. The only other city to have a higher international presence than Brussels is New York City.


Belgium’s border with the Netherlands is very confusing. The town Baarle-Hertog has some buildings that are split right down the middle in terms of borders.